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Stan Lee poses on a motorcycle at the world premiere of the film "Marvel's The Avengers" in Hollywood, California, April 11, 2012.

Stan Lee unveils comic-book Franchise ‘Nitron’

By Reuters on July 20, 2016, at 4:11 p.m.
Stan Lee has unveiled “Nitron” as a new comic-book character franchise aimed at feature films, TV and digital platforms.
Belgian soldiers patrol on a square after a man was seen wearing a thick coat with wires protruding from underneath in central Brussels, July 20, 2016.

Man in winter coat prompts bomb alert in boiling Brussels

By Reuters on July 20, 2016, at 3:55 p.m.
The man turned out to be a student who said he was researching radiation levels.
Men transport humanitarian food aid onto small flat bottom boats at Mopti, Feb. 4, 2013.

Surge in violence hits aid delivery to millions in Mali

By Reuters on July 20, 2016, at 3:49 p.m.
A surge in violence in northern Mali and a spike in attacks on aid workers are hindering the delivery of food, water and health care to millions of people.
A woman plays the augmented reality mobile game "Pokemon Go" by Nintendo, July 20, 2016.

Pokemon Go seen making billions for Apple

By Reuters on July 20, 2016, at 3:43 p.m.
Apple Inc. stands to rake in $3 billion in revenue from the Pokemon Go craze in the next one to two years.

Freddie Mac must face revived lawsuit over subprime exposure

By Jonathan Stempel, Reuters on July 20, 2016, at 3:43 p.m.
A federal appeals court Wednesday revived a lawsuit accusing Freddie Mac and several former top officials.
The winning Powerball numbers are shown after being drawn on Jan. 13 at the Florida Lottery studio in Tallahassee, Florida.

California couple claim $528 million Powerball prize

By Reuters on July 19, 2016, at 6:54 p.m.
There were three winning tickets in the nearly $1.6 billion Powerball jackpot in January, the largest lottery prize ever offered in North America.

Troopers charged with misdemeanor assault for beating man after chase

By Mark Hayward, The New Hampshire Union Leader on July 19, 2016, at 4:47 p.m.
State troopers from Massachusetts and New Hampshire have been arrested and charged with assault in the beating of a motorist that was captured on video.

Mountain goat drowns trying to escape photo-taking crowd in Alaska

By Reuters on July 19, 2016, at 4:37 p.m.
A mountain goat drowned after photo-taking onlookers crowded the wild animal at a boat harbor in Seward, Alaska, and it leaped from rocks into the ocean.

Founder of New York safari park trampled to death by antelope

By Reuters on July 19, 2016, at 4:36 p.m.
The 81-year-old founder of a safari park in western New York state was trampled to death by an antelope that had escaped its pen.
The headquarters of Netflix is shown in Los Gatos, California, Sept. 20, 2011.

‘Making a Murderer’ gets new episodes on Netflix

By Reuters on July 19, 2016, at 1:06 p.m.
“Making a Murderer” will return to Netflix with new episodes, the streaming network announced Tuesday.

UN tombstone listing celebrated as rare joint success in Balkans

By Reuters on July 18, 2016, at 4:05 p.m.
A World Heritage listing for 70,000 medieval tombstones spread across four countries that emerged from Yugoslavia’s bloody breakup in the 1990s was praised Monday as a rare example of successful cooperation between the former foes.
Police officers block off a road after a shooting of police in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, July 17, 2016.

Gunman kills 3 police officers in Louisiana; Obama condemns attack

By Sam Karlin, Reuters on July 17, 2016, at 11:07 a.m.
Police in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, are responding to reports that multiple officers have been shot, local media outlets report.

Trump officially announces Pence as running mate

By Reuters on July 16, 2016, at 1:46 p.m.
Republican presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump officially names Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as his vice presidential running mate, saying he is much different from “Crooked Hillary Clinton.”
Turkey's Prime Minister Binali Yildirim addresses the media in Ankara, Turkey, in this June 27, 2016 file photo. A group within Turkey's military has attempted to overthrow the government and security forces have been called in to "do what is necessary," Yildirim said on July 15, 2016. Picture taken June 27, 2016.

Military coup attempt in Turkey crumbles as crowds hit streets to defend Erdogan

By Nick Tattersall and Ece Toksabay, Reuters on July 15, 2016, at 4:34 p.m.
A group within Turkey’s military has attempted to overthrow the government and security forces have been called in to “do what is necessary,” Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said on Friday.

Texas father and son among the dead in attack in Nice, France

By Reuters on July 15, 2016, at 6:48 a.m.
Sean Copeland, 51, and his son Brodie, 11, from Lakeway, were in Nice for a family vacation.
French soldiers advance on the street after at least 30 people were killed in Nice, France, when a truck ran into a crowd celebrating the Bastille Day national holiday July 14, 2016.

Truck attacker kills at least 84 during celebration in France

By Michel Bernouin, Reuters on July 14, 2016, at 5:53 p.m.
At least 30 people were killed in the southern French town of Nice when a truck ran into a crowd celebrating the Bastille Day national holiday on Thursday night, French TV channel BFM TV said.

Hector Babenco, director of film “Kiss of the Spider Woman” dies at 70

By Reuters on July 14, 2016, at 4:49 p.m.
SAO PAULO — Hector Babenco, whose 1985 film “Kiss of the Spider Woman” made him the first Latin American to be nominated for a best director Oscar, died of a heart attack late on Wednesday. “We lament the death of an extraordinary director,” tweeted Brazilian President Michel Temer, after news …
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump (right) and Indiana Gov. Mike Pence (left) wave to the crowd before addressing the crowd during a campaign stop at the Grand Park Events Center in Westfield, Indiana, July 12.

Trump expected to pick Indiana’s Pence as running mate

By Steve Holland and Emily Stephenson, Reuters on July 14, 2016, at 12:34 p.m.
Republican White House hopeful Donald Trump will name Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as his vice presidential running mate on Friday, the Roll Call news site reported.

Outrage after singer inserts ‘all lives matter’ into Canada anthem

By Reuters on July 13, 2016, at 6:15 p.m.
Canadians rained social media scorn on a performer on Wednesday for inserting the politically-charged phrase “all lives matter” into the lyrics of the Canadian national anthem and holding up the words on a sign during the rendition.

Heatwave hits large parts of eastern Canada

By Reuters on July 13, 2016, at 4:10 p.m.
TORONTO — A heatwave covered large parts of Canada on Wednesday, bringing unusually high temperatures and humidity to the country’s biggest cities and sparking a health alert. The Environment and Climate Change Canada agency issued a heat warning for much of the provinces of Ontario and Quebec, including the major …